It also earned several Juno nominations and notched another double- platinum certification. The momentum continued with his self-produced Dream of a Child , which became the first album to be certified triple-platinum in Canada. He won his fourth solo Juno in when he was named Male Vocalist of the Year. It peaked at No. The Best of Burton Cummings compilation came out later in the year and sold more than , units in Canada. In , Cummings provided vocals for "Tears Are Not Enough," a song recorded by a variety of Canadian artists to aid African famine relief.
His album, Plus Signs , was certified gold in Canada. In the mids, Cummings launched a solo concert series called Up Close and Alone, in which he recounted the stories behind his best-known songs and shared personal moments from his career.
A live album of the same name followed in and was certified platinum 10 years later. His first four solo albums were released on CD for the first time in The Answer bonus track on Share The Land 7. Location: Canada. Oyama , Jun 1, Thanks for the heads up. The Panda , Jun 1, Location: Evansville, Indiana. Location: Somewhere in Oklahoma. Greatest Hits , Jun 1, Location: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada. You must log in or sign up to reply here. Show Ignored Content.
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Still, the album was a commercial success in Canada and won Cummings a Juno award, produced the hit "Fine State of Affairs," and remains a fan favorite to this day with such songs as "Heavenly Blue Day" and "One and Only.
Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Account Options Sign in. Top charts. New releases. Burton Cummings Burton Cummings is that rare artist who has transcended time, genres and generations with a body of work that continues to resonate with fans both old and new.
His voice has been rated among the finest in rock music and his extensive catalogue of songs is the envy of his contemporaries. Burton continues at the top of his game as a performer, singer, songwriter and recording artist second to none.
How many Canadian rock stars can boast both a community centre and a performing arts theatre named in their honor? Yet Burton also enjoys a world-wide stature shared by only a handful of other Canadian artists. By the Guess Who had sold more records than the entire Canadian music industry combined to that point and their achievements remain unparalleled.
The group notched up a long list of firsts including the first Canadian group to reach 1 on the Billboard charts holding that spot for three weeks and the first to earn a platinum album for sales of over 1 million copies in the US. The scope and magnitude of our success escaped all of us. He starred in several top-rated television specials and earned five Juno Awards between and for Best Male Vocalist and Best Album, serving as host of the gala annual event a record four times.
Scrobble Stats? What is scrobbling? Artist images 12 more. Burton Cummings 19, listeners Related Tags classic rock canadian rock Burton Cummings; singer, pianist, songwriter was born in the Canadian city of Winnipeg on December 31st, He played with a band called the Deverons before joining The Guess Who as lead vocalist in After spending ten years with that band, he decided to pursue a solo career. His first self-titled album was released in The single, "Stand Tall," sold over a million copies.
He has written and co-written many of The Guess Who's tracks, as well as his own singles. After breaking up with The Guess Who and going it alone, Cummings ultimately made the move t… read more.
Burton Cummings; singer, pianist, songwriter was born in the Canadian city of Winnipeg on December 31st, He played with a band called the Deverons before joining The Guess Who as lea… read more. After spending ten years w… read more. Similar Artists Play all.
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